Milestone anniversaries. Long-anticipated birthday trips. Once-in-a-lifetime destination weddings. In 2020, some of life’s biggest moments went without the celebrations they deserve.
With the BVI’s border reopening and restrictions lifted for vaccinated travelers, you can finally honor those occasions that yearn to be celebrated. These long-awaited events deserve a setting that’s just as special as they are. Now is the perfect time to discover what awaits you in the British Virgin Islands—a destination like no other.
Nestled away in the heart of the Caribbean, the 60 islands and cays that make up the British Virgin Islands are known for boasting crystal-clear, wide-open waters, unspoiled beaches and endless possibilities for adventure. It’s the ideal combination of secluded hideaway and vibrant oasis, where tucked-away beaches exist in perfect harmony with a lively and energetic atmosphere. Find yourself in this romantic, exhilarating destination and finally experience those meaningful events that were put on hold last year.
Explore what lies under the surface on a snorkeling or scuba diving expedition. Enjoy the delicious melting pot of cuisine the BVI have to offer at gourmet restaurants and local favorites. Let your spirit—and the sea breeze—guide you toward new discoveries by island hopping, easily one of the best ways to experience the rich and vibrant culture of each island.
On the main island of Tortola, the Emancipation Festival takes place at the end of July. Attend one or more of the colorful events that celebrate the British Virgin Islands’ cultural history and freedom from colonialism. And you don’t need an excuse to go wild at the monthly Full Moon Parties. Simply embrace the local culture and BVI Love and you’ll quickly feel at home.
The destination’s new travel protocols make it easy for fully vaccinated travelers to freely explore among the islands, you can feel at peace knowing you’re safely connecting with your loved ones and the one-of-a-kind spirit of the British Virgin Islands.